Read more about Kambo School here. Kambo got down deep into the areas of my body where toxins had become stuck, and released them. The final day of the retreat Kambo medicine was offered, and I accepted it was my time and place to learn, as I felt comfortable with the practitioner who would be administering the medicine.

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While practitioners claim it’s safe, a study supported by the National Institute of Health isn’t as enthusiastic. The issue is that kambo has some really potent chemicals that can interfere with your central nervous system and your cardiovascular system. One report also says your kidneys, pancreas, and liver could also be damaged by the toxins.

How to collect kambo

It’s always advised to take kambo with an experienced practitioner to support a positive experience. By treating this sacred frog secretion with respect, many people experience a powerful cleansing of negative energies, decrease their physical pain, and treat a wide variety of physical and psychospiritual ailments.

Indigenous use

Dizziness, nausea, and violent vomiting, which can last for several minutes, quickly follow the burning sensation. A Kambo cleanse is a healing ritual that originated in some South American countries and is one of the latest health trends sweeping the internet. “It has its basis in folkloric medicine or rituals in certain South American tribes,” said Bryan Kuhn, PharmD, a toxicology management specialist and pharmacist at the Banner Poison and Drug Information Center in Phoenix. Because of the purging, there’s usually a bucket nearby and you’ll have a water bottle with you too.

Do you feel the call?

However, as these particular ceremonies I was attending were with a group of many other facilitators and healers, I felt called to learn while the opportunity presented itself to me. The Kambo Clinic offers Kambo treatments with a focused purpose. Join one of our bespoke ceremonies of 6 people or contact us to arrange a 121 session at our clinic or in your own home. Overall, Kambo has developed a serious and devoted following in recent years. While the medicinal ceremony is a hard experience, devotees state it’s worth the effort – and intend coming back for more.

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